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Key Votes

SB 567 - Limit Public Assistance to Citizens or Legal Residents of the United States - Key Vote

Wisconsin Key Votes

Mark Pocan voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Mark Pocan made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (51-42) - (Key vote)

Title: Limit Public Assistance to Citizens or Legal Residents of the United States

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that limits public assistance to citizens or legal permanent residents of the U.S. and requires documentary proof of citizenship or legal permanent residency in order to receive public assistance. The bill specifies that anyone who falsely certifies that they received proof of citizenship from someone applying for public assistance will be fined $250 for each false certification.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (19-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Limit Public Assistance to Citizens or Legal Residents of the United States

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that limits public assistance to citizens or legal permanent residents of the U.S. and requires documentary proof of citizenship or legal permanent residency in order to receive public assistance. The bill specifies that anyone who falsely certifies that they received proof of citizenship from someone applying for public assistance will be fined $250 for each false certification.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Limit Public Assistance to Citizens or Legal Residents of the United States

Sponsors

  • Tom G. Reynolds (WI - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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